VIRGILS CAFÉ, BELLEVUE
Virgils Café uses local ingredients to make a healthier meal; many items are even made with fruits and vegetables from the garden. The café offers vegetarian and vegan options.

BARRESI’S ITALIAN RESTAURANT, DEER PARK
This family-owned Italian grill takes pride in family recipes and its status as a local favorite. The menu features a variety of entrees and more than 100 wines. Each meal is complemented by salad and fresh bread. Rates and accommodations are available for large parties.

SORRENTO’S RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE, READING
Enjoy classic Italian favorites and live piano music at Sorrento’s, located in a building that dates back to the late 1800s. This restaurant and lounge offers affordable prices and quick service.

BOCA, OAKLEY
Boca is the spot for a multi-course Italian meal prepared by expert chefs. The menu changes daily, but the restaurant retains specialties such as halibut, pork chop and signature filet, often complemented by pasta and ricotta cheese. A chef’s special of seven courses at a flat price to gives a varied taste of the Boca experience.

VINCENZO’S, SHARONVILLE
Chef Vincenzo Mazzocca was born in Italy and brings his own flair to authentic Italian dining. Vincenzo’s boasts excellent service features a party room that can hold up to 60 guests.

NICOLA’S RISTORANTE, OVER-THE-RHINE
Nicola’s offers valet service, several “tasting” options, and a convenient location near landmarks like Music Hall and the Aronoff Center for the Arts. Diners often find Nicola’s handmade pasta and extensive wine list an excellent addition to an evening out.

BELLA LUNA, MOUNT LOOKOUT
This bistro features live music and eclectic design. Boasting a family setting where diners can create their own pasta dishes, it also offers a selection of martinis, cosmopolitans, and wine specials.